January 27 - March 24, 2017

The Vault (January 27 - March 24, 2017)

Astro Black

Soda_Jerk (New York, NY)

The Vault  (January 27 - March 24, 2017)

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Soda_Jerk (New York, NY)
: January 27, 2017
On view: January 27 - March 24, 2017

SPACES will present four episodes of Soda_Jerk's Astro Black, an ongoing video series which uses sampled material to consider the origins and politics of Sun Ra's Afrofuturist mythology. Informed by cultural theories of Afrofuturism, this speculative history seeks to draw out the nexus of science fiction and social politics in Black Atlantic sonic culture. Astro Black will be one of three shows to inaugurate the gallery's new premises and marks the first exhibition in Cleveland by Australian collective Soda_Jerk.

Check out Soda_Jerks most recent award

About the Artist


ABOUTFormed in Sydney in 2002, Soda_Jerk is a 2-person art collective that approaches sampling as an alternate form of history-making. Working at the intersection of documentary and speculative fiction, their archival practice has taken the form of video installations, cut-up texts, screensavers and lecture performances. Soda_Jerk are based in New... go to artist page

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